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18 October 2017
Smoke from a vegetation fire between the Southern Outlet and Summerleas Road was the likely source of smoke impacting Hobart overnight on Sunday and Monday, 15-16 October.
13 October 2017
A Hobart man has been fined $795 by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for dumping rubbish in the Bay of Fires Conservation Area at Binalong Bay.
11 October 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal to increase production and develop infrastructure for an offshore loading facility at a sand mine a near Anderson Bay, Bridport in the Dorset municipality.
05 October 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed upgrade to Heemskirk Road quarry, Granville Harbour within the West Coast Council municipality.
05 October 2017
The master and operator of a commercial fishing vessel were fined a total of $45,000 plus court costs in the Hobart Magistrates Court today for the unlawful discharge of diesel into the River Derwent in November 2015.
23 August 2017

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed quarry upgrade at Valleyfield Road, Campbell Town.
22 August 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has increased the environmental monitoring requirements under a variation of Tassal's Marine Farming Licence at Okehampton Bay.
09 August 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Markarna Grazing Pty Ltd to increase an existing quarrying activity at 634 Palana Rd, Flinders Island in the Flinders Council municipality.
14 July 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed limestone quarry at Roberts Road, Maydena in the Derwent Valley municipality.
30 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has commenced monitoring local air quality in Hobart Port, providing live data via its website ahead of the next cruise ship season.